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India lodges ‘strong protest’ over attempts to convert Lahore gurudwara into mosque
India

India lodges ‘strong protest’ over attempts to convert Lahore gurudwara into mosque

Gurudwara Shahidi Asthan, where a Sikh man was executed in 1745, is now being said to be the site of Masjid Shahid Ganj

Coronavirus lockdown: Cop’s hand chopped off, others injured after attack on policemen in vegetable market in Punjab’s Patiala
India

Coronavirus lockdown: Cop’s hand chopped off, others injured after attack on policemen in vegetable market in Punjab’s Patiala

A policeman's hand was chopped off and few others were injured when a group of Nihangs allegedly attacked them at a vegetable market in Punjab's Patiala district

Twenty-five killed, 8 wounded after gunmen attack Sikh temple in Kabul; Islamic State claims responsibility
World

Twenty-five killed, 8 wounded after gunmen attack Sikh temple in Kabul; Islamic State claims responsibility

The gunmen attacked the gurdwara in Shor Bazar area at about 07.45 (local time) as 150 worshippers were inside the building, authorities said

Gunmen attack Sikh religious complex in Kabul; 200 trapped inside sanctuary area, says Afghanistan parliamentarian Narender Singh Khalsa
World

Gunmen attack Sikh religious complex in Kabul; 200 trapped inside sanctuary area, says Afghanistan parliamentarian Narender Singh Khalsa

Afghan security forces had blocked off the area and were taking on the attackers, Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Arian said in a message to journalists

Antonio Guterres to visit Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib on 19 Feb during Pakistan visit, will hold meetings with Imran Khan, Shah Mahmood Qureshi
World

Antonio Guterres to visit Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib on 19 Feb during Pakistan visit, will hold meetings with Imran Khan, Shah Mahmood Qureshi

UN Secretary-General will arrive in Islamabad on Sunday and will hold meetings with Imran Khan and Shah Mahmood Qureshi

Punjab CM criticises 1917 star Laurence Fox over 'forcing diversity' remark; actor issues apology to Sikh community
Entertainment

Punjab CM criticises 1917 star Laurence Fox over 'forcing diversity' remark; actor issues apology to Sikh community

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh advised 1917 actor Laurence Fox to familiarise himself with military history after the actor stated a particular scene in Sam Mendes' film was 'forcing diversity' on viewers by showing a Sikh soldier,

Amarinder Singh slams Akal Takht leader over remarks on safety of Sikhs, tells him to ask Akalis to sever ties with BJP if he feels so
India

Amarinder Singh slams Akal Takht leader over remarks on safety of Sikhs, tells him to ask Akalis to sever ties with BJP if he feels so

Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Tuesday slammed the Akal Takht's acting jathedar over his reported remark that Sikhs are not safe in the country, telling him to ask the Akalis to sever ties with the ruling BJP if he felt this way

'Don't know where Navjot Singh Sidhu has fled': BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi takes jibe at Congress leader after attack on Nankana Sahib
India

'Don't know where Navjot Singh Sidhu has fled': BJP's Meenakshi Lekhi takes jibe at Congress leader after attack on Nankana Sahib

BJP leader Meenakshi Lekhi on Saturday questioned whether Navjot Singh Sidhu will hug the ISI chief after the alleged attack on Gurudwara Nankana Sahib in Pakistan

CAA protests: Notice served to over 60 people in Uttar Pradesh's Rampur and Gorakhpur for recovery of damage to property
India

CAA protests: Notice served to over 60 people in Uttar Pradesh's Rampur and Gorakhpur for recovery of damage to property

The Rampur administration has issued notices to 28 people 'identified for violence' during last week's anti-citizenship law protests in Rampur, asking them to explain their position or pay for damage caused to public and private property

Citizenship Amendment Act: Mass awareness campaign need of the hour as misinformation on law fuels protests, serves vested interests
India

Citizenship Amendment Act: Mass awareness campaign need of the hour as misinformation on law fuels protests, serves vested interests

The fact is blatant misinformation about this Act has been spread by vested interests and this misinformation is bringing this country to the brink of a full-blown riot.

Kamal Nath says Citizenship Act amended to divert attention from economic slowdown, accuses Centre of practising ‘politics of distraction’
India

Kamal Nath says Citizenship Act amended to divert attention from economic slowdown, accuses Centre of practising ‘politics of distraction’

Addressing newspersons at the Indian Women's Press Club, Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath said he was most worried about the future of Indian youths

Citizenship Amendment Bill: From delinking religion to no geographical restrictions, National Register of Citizens is not CAB
India

Citizenship Amendment Bill: From delinking religion to no geographical restrictions, National Register of Citizens is not CAB

The Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 is an instrument to grant citizenship to a particular set of illegal migrants while National Register of Citizens is an exercise to differentiate illegal migrants from bona fide citizens.

Asif Ghafoor's audacious public dismissal of Imran Khan's waivers to Kartarpur pilgrims demolishes idea that army, govt are on 'same page'
India

Asif Ghafoor's audacious public dismissal of Imran Khan's waivers to Kartarpur pilgrims demolishes idea that army, govt are on 'same page'

Instead of informing the government and requesting a change in procedure, for whatever complicated reason it had in mind, the Pakistan Army simply announced that pilgrims would indeed need a passport.

Sikh procession leaves for Pakistan's Nankana Sahib to celebrate 550th anniversary of Guru Nanak at Gurdwara Janam Asthan
India

Sikh procession leaves for Pakistan's Nankana Sahib to celebrate 550th anniversary of Guru Nanak at Gurdwara Janam Asthan

A Sikh procession including 'Ragis' and 'Dhadis' (who sing folk songs) left for Nankan Sahib in Pakistan for celebrating the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev.

Kartarpur Corridor: Pakistan sets up 80 immigration counters to speed up clearance process of pilgrims
India

Kartarpur Corridor: Pakistan sets up 80 immigration counters to speed up clearance process of pilgrims

Pakistan has set up 80 immigration counters at the Kartarpur Corridor to speed up the clearance process of a large number of pilgrims who are expected to visit the holy shrine.

US Sikh cop shot dead: Thousands attend day-long funeral processions in Houston to honour officer
World

US Sikh cop shot dead: Thousands attend day-long funeral processions in Houston to honour officer

Thousands of people from all walks of lifeturned out for the day-long ceremonies on early Wednesday to honour slain police officer Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, who was shot dead on duty during a traffic stop last week

Divisive politics won't work in West Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee hours after Amit Shah's speech on NRC at Kolkata
Politics

Divisive politics won't work in West Bengal, says Mamata Banerjee hours after Amit Shah's speech on NRC at Kolkata

Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday cautioned the people of West Bengal against divisive politics and said it will not work in the state.

'He didn't deserve this': Outpouring of grief over gruesome killing of first Indian-American Texas police officer
World

'He didn't deserve this': Outpouring of grief over gruesome killing of first Indian-American Texas police officer

Lieutenant Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, was gunned down while conducting a mid-day traffic stop in northwest Houston on Friday.

Amarinder Singh seeks MEA's assistance in bringing back bodies of four Sikhs who drowned in sewage tank in Italy
India

Amarinder Singh seeks MEA's assistance in bringing back bodies of four Sikhs who drowned in sewage tank in Italy

Amarinder Singh on Saturday urged the Union external affairs ministry to provide help in bringing back the mortal remains of four Sikh men drowned in a sewage tank in Italy.

Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah to discuss 'abduction', conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan
India

Amarinder Singh meets Amit Shah to discuss 'abduction', conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan

Amarinder Singh on Tuesday met Home Minister Amit Shah to discuss security-related matters and forced conversion of Sikh girl in Pakistan.